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The Resource Temptations of the West : how to be modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet and beyond, Pankaj Mishra

Temptations of the West : how to be modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet and beyond, Pankaj Mishra

Label
Temptations of the West : how to be modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet and beyond
Title
Temptations of the West
Title remainder
how to be modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Pankaj Mishra
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A cultural and political analysis of the paradoxical benefits and consequences of globalization considers both the pressures and temptations of western-style modernity and prosperity on the rest of the world, citing examples in such regions as Allahabad, Kashmir, and Tibet. By the author of An End to Suffering
Tone
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2006
Biography type
contains biographical information
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163045
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mishra, Pankaj
Dewey number
954.05
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS337
LC item number
.M58 2006
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • South Asia
  • South Asia
  • Mishra, Pankaj
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how to be modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet and beyond
Label
Temptations of the West : how to be modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet and beyond, Pankaj Mishra
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Essays first appearing in slightly different forms in The New York Review of Books, Granta, The New York Times Magazine, and the Guardian Weekend Magazine
Control code
ocm67240266
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
323 p.;
Isbn
9780374173210
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006011987
Other control number
9780374173210
Label
Temptations of the West : how to be modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet and beyond, Pankaj Mishra
Publication
Note
Essays first appearing in slightly different forms in The New York Review of Books, Granta, The New York Times Magazine, and the Guardian Weekend Magazine
Control code
ocm67240266
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
323 p.;
Isbn
9780374173210
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006011987
Other control number
9780374173210

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